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Annie Ruth "Ruthie" Benson Metcalf
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Birth: Jan. 25, 1883
Lincoln County
Tennessee, USA
Death: May 2, 1949
Lincoln County
Tennessee, USA

Annie Ruth "Ruthie" (Benson) Simmons Bradford Metcalf --

She was the daughter of Alonzo George Washington and Mary Ellen (Hillyard) Benson.

She first married William Monroe Simmons 02 Oct 1901, Lincoln County, Tennessee; after his death, she married Sam H. Bradford 10 May 1917, Lincoln County, Tennessee; after his death, she married Enos Willard Metcalf 24 Apr 1930, Lincoln County, Tennessee.

Her Obituary:

Mrs. Annie Metcalf, aged 66 years, passed away at the home of Jim Simmons in the 3rd district, Monday morning at 7:35 following a week's illness. She was a member of the Batist Church at Gum Springs. The funeral was held Tuesday afternoon at 2:00 in the Gum Springs Baptist Church. Services were by the Rev. C. I. Gwathney. Burial in the Gum Springs Cemetery. She is survived by her husband, Willard Metcalf; four daugthers, Mrs. Leona Simmons, Mrs. Clara Simmons, Mrs. Ollie Chisam, and Miss Lillie Metcalf; two sons, Lon and Edgar Simmons; one half-sister and four half-brothers; Twenty-nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Source:
The Fayetteville Observer
Fayetteville, Tennessee
Thursday, May 5, 1949

Notes for the original contributor, Trish Holoway:

Annie was the second wife of Enos "Willard" Metcalf.

Her death cert. clearly states, she died on May 2, and was buried, on May 3rd.

d/o- Alonzo George Washingtion Benson &
Mary Ellen Hillyard.

w/o- (1)- William Monroe Simmons
(2)- Sam H. Bradford
(3)- Enos Willard Metcalf
Married 4-24-1930
Lincoln co.,Tn.

Mother of: (with Simmons)
James "Jim" L. Simmons.

Mother of: (with Bradford)
Lillie Bell Bradford (Metcalf).

Death cert. # 49-10465
Cerebral hommorage
high blood pressure
Informant- Mrs. Jim Simmons (daughter-in-law)

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Alonzo George Washington Benson (1858 - 1942)
 
 Spouses:
  William Monroe Simmons (1875 - 1915)
  Samuel H Bradford (1859 - 1927)
  Enos Willard Metcalf (1871 - 1953)
 
 Children:
  James Lewis Simmons (1900 - 1975)*
  Clara Mae Simmons Simmons (1904 - 1977)*
  William Alonzo Simmons (1914 - 1982)*
  Lillie Bell Bradford Metcalf (1918 - 1980)*
 
 Siblings:
  Annie Artie Benson Simmons (1883 - 1949)*
  Annie Ruth Benson Metcalf (1883 - 1949)
  William David Benson (1884 - 1959)*
  John Washington Benson (1890 - 1935)*
  Jesse B Benson (1895 - 1966)*
  Bessie Benson Taylor (1895 - 1991)*
  Floyd E Benson (1896 - 1984)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Gum Springs Cemetery
Flintville
Lincoln County
Tennessee, USA
 
Maintained by: Michael Pitcock
Originally Created by: Trish Holaway
Record added: Jun 13, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38290488
Annie Ruth Ruthie <i>Benson</i> Metcalf
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Annie Ruth Ruthie <i>Benson</i> Metcalf
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